The Kissing Bug: Not So Innocent

The Kissing Bug: Not So Innocent

Kissing bugs. Sounds sweet and innocent; however, they are the exact opposite! Kissing bugs are similar to ticks in that they are hematophagous (blood feeders) pests. They prey on humans, most commonly when people are asleep in their beds. These pests like to hide in...
Is Your Yard Under Attack?

Is Your Yard Under Attack?

If you are seeing signs that your grass, trees, or vegetation are not thriving, do not fear! And, please, do not go to your local hardware store to try and take care of the problem yourself. Often the products you buy are only acting as a band-aid. McFadden Pest...
The Swarm

The Swarm

Termites are pests that live in large colonies and behave very similarly to bees.  Like bees, each termite has a job they are responsible for to ensure they keep the colony going.  One of the jobs of a termite is a swarmer. The swarmer must leave the colony, find a...
Pest Control and the Importance of Spring Cleaning

Pest Control and the Importance of Spring Cleaning

We all know the tell-all signs that Spring has sprung. Flowers blooming and temperatures rising mean it’s time for Spring cleaning. Warmer weather tends to encourage us to open doors and windows to let in the fresh Spring air. All of these factors also mean the...
Celebrating 45 Years!

Celebrating 45 Years!

McFadden Pest Control believes in serving the community and celebrating! Founded in 1978 by Tom McFadden, McFadden Pest Control has been putting their client’s needs first in every decision that is made. Over the past forty-five years, McFadden Pest Control has been...